Kids top 50 reads

Picture books

1. Where the wild things are - Maurice Sendak

2. The very hungry caterpillar - Eric Carle

3. Knuffle Bunny: a cautionary tale - Mo Willems

4. The tale of Peter Rabbit - Beatrix Potter

5. The tiger who came to tea - Judith Kerr

6. We’re going on a bear hunt - Michael Rosen

7. Where is the green sheep? - Mem Fox

8. Where’s my teddy? - Jez Alborough

9. Harry the dirty dog - Gene Zion

10. Babar’s world tour - Laurent de Brunhoff

11. Olivia series - Ian Falconer

12. The short a​nd incredibly happy life of Riley​ - Colin Thompson

13. Dear zoo - Rod Campbell

14. Possum magic - Mem Fox

15. Charlie and Lola series - Lauren Child

16. The true story of the 3 little pigs - Jon Scieszka

17. Mike Mulligan and his steam shovel - Virginia Burton

18  The gruffalo - Julie Donaldson

19. Guess how much I love you - Sam McBratney

20. Don't let the p​igeon drive the bus! - Mo Willems

Easy reads​

21. Squeak Street series - Emily Rodda

22. Horrid Henry series - Francesca Simon

23. Green eggs and ham - Dr Seuss

24. Are you my mother? - P.D. Eastman

25. Zac Power series - H.I. Larry

26. Tashi series - Anna Fienberg

27. Girlz rock series - Various authors

28. Boyz rule series - Felice Arena

29. One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish - Dr Seuss

30. I love reading. First facts series - Various authors

31. Rascal s​eries - Paul Jennings

Junior fiction

32. The chronicles of Narnia - C.S. Lewis

33. The amazing Matilda Mudpuddle - Gordon Winch

34. Charlie and the chocolate factory - Roald Dahl

35. The complete adventures of Blinky Bill - Dorothy Wall 

36. Captain Underpants series - Dav Pilkey

37. A series of unfortunate events series - Lemony Snicket 

38. Pippi Longstocking series - Astrid Lindgren

39. The Twits - Roald Dahl

40. Charlotte’s web - E.B. White

41. Harry Potter series - J.K. Rowling

42. Diary of a wimpy kid series - Jeff Kinney

43. Key to Rondo series - Emily Rodda

44. Just! series - Andy Griffiths

45. Pennies for Hitler - Jackie French

46. In the beech forest - Gary Crew​

47. Pokemon series - various authors

48. Pizza cake and other funny stories - Morris Gleitzman 

49. Rainbow magic series - Daisy Meadows

50. Keepers series - Lian Tanner